GCSE subjects to be introduced for first teaching 2017

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GCSE subjects to be introduced for first teaching in September 2017

CCEA’s revised GCSEs

CCEA will introduce its suite of revised GCSEs for first teaching in 2017. These GCSEs will be graded A*-G. The table below lists the CCEA revised GCSE subjects.

Art and Design Agriculture and Land Use Biology Business Communication Systems
Business Studies Chemistry Child Development Construction
Contemporary Crafts Digital Technology Double Award Science Drama
Economics English Language English Literature Engineering and Manufacturing
Food and Nutrition French Further Mathematics Gaeilge
Geography German Government and Politics Health and Social Care
History Hospitality Irish Journalism
Learning for Life and Work Leisure Travel and Tourism Mathematics Motor Vehicle and Road Users Studies
Moving Image Arts Music Physical Education Physics
Religious Studies Single Award Science Spanish Statistics
Technology and Design      

Reformed GCSEs from AQA, OCR, Pearson, WJEC Eduqas

GCSE subjects offered by AQA, OCR, Pearson and WJEC Eduqas to be introduced for first teaching in 2017. These GCSEs will be graded 9-1.

Ancient History Arabic Astronomy Bengali
Business Chinese Classical Civilisation Design and Technology
Economics Electronics Engineering Film Studies
Geology Italian Japanese Media Studies
Modern Greek Modern Hebrew PE short course Polish
Psychology Punjabi Russian Sociology
Statistics Urdu